Tuesday February 3, 2009
Ball State: Defensive line coach Phil Burnett has been retained by head coach Stan Parrish.
Boise State: Linebackers coach Viliami Tuivai will now serve as director of football operations. Director of football operations Keith Bhonapha will now serve as running backs coach. Running backs coach Jeff Choate is moving to linebackers. Rob Christoff has been hired as defensive GA. Christoff previously served as an intern for the Broncos defensive staff.
Green Bay Packers: Former Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Mike Trgovac will coach the defensive line.
North Texas: Former San Diego State defensive line coach Mike Nelson has been hired to coach the defensive tackles at North Texas.
Minnesota Vikings: Minnesota has promoted Brian Murphy to special teams coordinator.
Richmond: Our sources tell us head coach Mike London has made a decision on his new defensive coordinator. An announcement will come shortly.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers: Head coach Mike Kelly will also serve as offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach. Former Louisville special teams coordinator Mark Nelson has been hired as the new defensive coordinator. Andy Cox will serves as running backs coach & offensive quality control. Ronnie Vinklarek will serve as offensive line coach / run-game coordinator. Rick Campbell has been named special teams coordinator / defensive backs. Don Burrell named defensive backs / defensive quality control. Bob Dyce will coach the wide receivers. Richard Harris will coach the defensive line. David Siddall remains as special assistant to the head coach.
Monday February 2, 2009 (Update 2)
Central Michigan: Head coach Butch Jones has signed a contract extension through 2013.
Delaware: We hear former Buffalo head coach Jim Hofher has accepted the offensive coordinator position at Delware.
Toronto Argonauts: Our sources tell us that former Frankfurt Galaxy (2004-2007) head coach Mike Jones has been hired as the new wide receivers coach.
Monday February 2, 2009
Greensboro: Jimmy Teaque has been hired as offensive coordinator. Teague previously served as the head coach at Reidsville HS in North Carolina.
Miami (OH): As FootballScoop first reported, Miami (OH) has officially announced the hiring of McNeese State defensive backs coach Lance Guidry. Guidry will coach the secondary at Miami (OH). Former University of Findlay offensive coordinator Bill Mottola has joined the staff as offensive line coach.
North Alabama: Former Florida State offensive coordinator Jeff Bowden is joining the staff at North Alabama under his brother, Terry Bowden. Jeff Bowden will coach the wide receivers.
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Notre Dame: There is a report that former Cleveland Browns coach Romeo Crennel could join the Notre Dame staff as defensive line coach.
Towson University: Our sources tell us former Sacred Heart defensive coordinator Brian Fleury has joined the Towson staff on the defensive side of the ball.
Saturday January 31, 2009
Buffalo: Danny Barrett has been promoted to offensive coordinator. Barrett served as the quarterbacks coach last season. Former Liberty University assistant Robert Wimberly has joined the staff as linebackers coach. Former South Dakota defensive coordinator Jarod Dodson joins the staff as cornerbacks coach. Brian Mohnson will now coach the entire defensive line at Buffalo.
National Signing Day: Best of luck to the professional and hard working coaches throughout the country.
Friday January 30, 2009 (Update 2)
Edmonton Eskimos: The Eskimos have hired Jason Tucker to coach the wide receivers. Tucker recently finished playing for the Eskimos.
Johnson C. Smith: We hear former Virginia Union head coach Greg Richardson could become the new defensive coordinator at Johnson C. Smith.
Philadelphia Eagles: Former Cleveland Browns assistant Ted Daisher has accepted the special teams coordinator job with the Eagles.
Rice: Our sources tell us former SMU wide receivers coach Larry Edmondson will accept the wide receivers job at Rice.
San Francisco 49ers: Greg Manusky will remain as defensive coordinator.
St. Louis Rams: We hear Minnesota Vikings assistant defensive line coach Brendan Daly will join the Rams' coach as defensive line coach.
Weber State: Don Eck has been named assistant head coach / offensive coordinator. Jake Cookus and Colton Swan will be co-defensive coordinators.